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Garlic 'Provence Wight'

A large white softneck garlic with purple streaks that can produce bulbs that approach Elephant Garlic size. Originating in the lush valleys of the Drame in the north of Provence.
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2 bulbs

Delivery:

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Direct Sow/ Plant Out
Flowers/ Harvest

Details:

Type
Edible Crop
Position
Kitchen Garden
Soil
Broad Tolerance
Height
30cm (12in)
Group/Species
Artichoke (Softneck)
Common name
Provence Wight Garlic (Allium sativum)
Moisture
Well-drained
Aspect
Full Sun
Spread
Split the bulb into cloves and plant these individually, each clove upright, with the flat base down and pushed into the soil to twice their own depth, spaced at intervals of 6in/15cm.
Cultivation
Plant autumn or early spring. Split the bulb into cloves and plant them individually, upright, with the flat base down and pushed into the soil to twice their own depth, spaced at intervals of 15cm. Can be grown in containers if kept watered.

Description

A large white softneck garlic with purple streaks originating in the lush valleys of the Drame in the north of Provence.

  • Comes with full planting and growing instructions

Care Tips

Keep the area weed-free until the foliage begins to turn yellow in mid-summer when it is ready to lift, dry in the sun and then harvest.